March 25, 2002 | Phil Taylor
Dusty Baker needs 79 victories to move into second place alltime among Giants managers. He trails John McGraw (2,604) and Bill Terry (823).
August 20, 1984 | Jim Schottelkotte
There is a scene in the movie The Natural in which the hero, Roy Hobbs, played by Robert Redford, slides safely across home plate to the accompaniment of an explosion of flash bulbs. Like many of the background...
September 03, 1979 | Edited by Gay Flood
GRUMPY UMPSSir:Regarding your article Odd Man Out on the Diamond (Aug. 20), I have been a member of two unions (the American Federation of Musicians and the Newspaper Guild), and I have a comment or two. The umpires...
May 28, 1973 | Edited by Martin Kane
•Gene Mauch, Montreal Expos manager, on a suggestion that maybe his team was lucky to come from behind twice in a row to beat the Cincinnati Reds: "Yeah, we're lucky. It's just like Tim McCarver used to tell me. He...
December 07, 1959
BASKETBALL—BOSTON, leader in NBA Eastern Division standings; ST. LOUIS, leader in Western Division.